Community Health Worker

Location
Harrisonburg, VA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Sep 04, 2019
Closes
Oct 27, 2019
Ref
127496BR
Function
Management
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Works in collaboration with the Continuum Case Manager and other healthcare team members to provide comprehensive and coordinated care. Engages in interventions to improve self-management skills and improve quality of life for patients with chronic and/or complex illness. Provides education and behavior modification strategies and provides social support to patients and families. Acts as a patient advocate and healthcare navigator in assisting with resource allocation and management.

Qualifications

Education Level
High School Grad or Equivalent

Experience
None, unless noted in the "Other" section below

License
Required: Drivers License

Preferred: None, unless noted in the "Other" section below

Skills
Required:

Preferred: None, unless noted in the "Other" section below

Other
Bilingual in English and Spanish is preferred. Experience working in a community-based setting preferred. Knowledge of medical terminology preferred

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